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A Cat Turned Milk Into Popular Plastic
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A Cat Turned Milk Into Popular Plastic

Casein, used in artistic buttons and now coffee creamer, got started when a cat got rowdy in a lab

0 minute ago — Kat Arney and ChemistryWorld

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Chimps Engage in Costly Quid pro Quo

Chimpanzees have been known to cooperate when there is no foreseeable personal cost. Watch and learn whether chimps are capable of riskier, more complex forms of collaboration.

June 21, 2017

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DNA Points to Multiple Migrations into the Americas

60-Second Science - June 22, 2017 - By Emily Schwing02:08
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Keep Rolling Luggage Upright with Physics

60-Second Science - June 21, 2017 - By Christopher Intagliata02:02
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Wolves Need More Room to Roam

60-Second Science - June 20, 2017 - By Emily Schwing01:46
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Wacky Florida's Weird Science

Science Talk - June 19, 2017 - By Steve Mirsky31:37
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